safety management News

  • Safety Management Trends of 2013

    Challenges and opportunities shaped the occupational safety management landscape in 2013. Results of an earlier survey showed that safety professionals were cautiously optimistic as they braced themselves for another year of heavier workloads, international duties, and more pressing safety concerns. Let’s take a look at the safety management trends that defined the previous year… How ...


    By 360training.com, Inc.

  • Management, safety cited for radiation release

    Poor management, an eroding safety culture, ineffective maintenance and a lack of proper oversight are being blamed for a radiation release that contaminated 21 workers and shuttered the federal government's nuclear waste dump two months ago in southeastern New Mexico. The series of shortcomings are identified in a report to be ...


    By Associated Press

  • Driving Improvements in Safety Management Webinar

    One of the most critical components of your business is ensuring the safety of your employees. This isn’t just a requirement from a compliance perspective, it also ensures you aren’t exposed to undue risk and that your corporate performance is maximized. But managing this information can be overwhelming, particularly if you have multiple locations or a mobile workforce that is ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • ISO 45001: Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems

    It is expected that in October 2016 the new ISO 45001 will be published. This standard regardingOccupational Health and Safety Management Systems - Requirements will serve as an add-on to existing standards such as ISO 14001 and ISO 9001. It will take various national and international labor standards into account. ISO 45001 will ...


    By EHS Insight

  • HazTek, Inc. highlights the benefits of contractor safety management

    Bruce Henderson, Principal and COO of HazTek, Inc., discussed the “Benefits of Contractor Safety Management” with the Northern New Jersey Federal Safety & Health Council at their quarterly meeting held on December 3rd, 2008 in Lyndhurst, NJ. Citing the risks associated with multiple contractors on construction sites, Bruce outlined how to reduce accidents and illnesses by identifying ...


    By HazTek, Inc

  • ISO 45001: Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems

    It is expected that in October 2016 the new ISO 45001 will be published. This standard regarding Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems - Requirements will serve as an add-on to existing standards such as ISO 14001 and ISO 9001. It will take various national and international labor standards into account. ISO ...


    By EHS Insight

  • New EI publications to support process safety management

    The Energy Institute (EI) has released five new publications to further support effective process safety management across the energy sector and allied industries. Process safety management (PSM) is vital in ensuring the safe and continued operations in major accident hazard organisations. Previous incidents have shown that a holistic understanding of the many factors of PSM is required ...


    By Energy Institute (EI)

  • Intelex discusses Oil and Gas safety management in ISHN

    As in other high-risk sectors, workplace safety is of utmost importance in the Oil and Gas industry, where the smallest of near-misses and at-risk behaviours can result in devastating consequences for frontline workers, not to mention catastrophic environmental impacts. In light of this, it's hard to believe some oil and gas companies still rely on archaic, paper-based systems for EHS management. ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • ISHM is Looking for Safety and Health Management Professionals

    The ISHM is looking for safety and health professionals to join the ranks of the organization’s prominent certificate holders.  The ISHM administers the prestigious Certified Safety and Health Manager (CSHM) certification program and the Associate Safety and Health Manager (ASHM) designation.   Professionals who distinguish their qualifications through the CSHM and ASHM programs ...

  • A Head for Safety

    Progressive Technical Services Ltd, one of the UK's most experienced and fastest growing industrial and environmental services company has invested in an emergency ID system that works by storing personal health information on the hard hats of all operational staff. Richard Kay, Managing Director said: “Each member of staff is given his or her own ICE – In Case of Emergency – ...

  • Job Safety Analysis and Safety Alerts

    When you're working on the field, always remember to apply best practices and job safety analysis (JSA) to ensure a safe workplace. Below are insights into the JSA process, and how it helps manage occupational incidents. ...


    By EHS Insight

  • Baldwin County - Specialists in providing Safety Management Programs to Aviation Department

    Serving Aviation Industry Efficiently for the last 10 Years! In 2004, Donald E. Baldwin, a professional with more than 30 years of experience in general and business aviation, founded Baldwin Aviation. The company remains relatively small but overcomes budget and employee constraints to serve many of the smaller flight departments in the industry. The CEO and President Donald Baldwin ...


  • August Mack announces hiring of health and safety project manager in Indianapolis Office

    August Mack Environmental, Inc., a full-service environmental, health and safety consulting firm, is pleased to announce the hiring of Nancy Wade as the Health and Safety (H&S) Project Manager in its Indianapolis Office.With more than 20 years of experience, Wade specializes in managing Health and Safety programs at manufacturing facilities, training programs, H&S audits, industrial ...

  • Kelly-Moore Paints Selects Locus Cloud Software for Compliance and Safety Management

    Kelly-Moore Paint Company, Inc., a leader and innovator of waterborne-coating technology and one of the first companies to offer recycled paints and higher performance no-VOC paints, announced it has selected Locus Technologies' award-winning ePortal? platform to provide a comprehensive, integrated system for environmental compliance and safety management throughout the corporation's facilities. ...


    By Locus Technologies

  • ISO/DIS 45001 – A New Standard for Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems

    The latest stage in the development process of the ISO 45001 standard was reached on January 14, 2016 with the issuance of ISO/DIS 45001. This draft international standard describes the potential requirements for an Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems (OHSMS). It identifies the emerging changes expected to be in the final version of the standard, planned for publication in Q4 2016. ...


    By SGS

  • Gartner recognizes Enablon as a leader in environmental, health & safety management systems

    Enablon, the world’s leading provider of Sustainability, EH&S and Operational Risk Management Software, announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the Leaders Quadrant of the “Magic Quadrant Environmental, Health and Safety Management Systems ” report. Fourteen companies are assessed in the report based on their “Completeness of Vision” and ...


    By Enablon

  • Environmental Health and Safety Task Manager version 3.0 released!

    M3V Data Management is pleased to announce the release of their web based software application EH&S Task Manager, version 3.0.  Not only is the new version built on a fast new platform, many features have been added making it the most affordable and easiest to use Environmental Management System on the market. Version 3.0 incorporates a new technology platform that’s unmatched in ...


    By M3V Data Management

  • Enerplus to Manage Safety, Compliance and Sustainability with the KMI EHS Software Suite

    Enerplus, one of Canada’s oldest and largest independent oil and gas producers, has selected KMI to deliver enterprise environment, safety and sustainability management software. The implementation of the KMI EHS Software Suite is another step in Enerplus’ long history and deep commitment to both environmental stewardship and worker safety. Enerplus’ Sustainability Information ...


    By VelocityEHS

  • Metal salvage recycler`s safety failures cited in death of maintenance manager

    A 52-year-old maintenance manager died of head and neck injuries after being struck by a forklift at metal recycling facility in Waukesha. Working without head protection, the man was hoisting an oxygen cylinder onto the forklift when the accident occurred. U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration found his employer, Waukesha Iron & ...

  • New guide to managing mobile workers’ safety, health and security

    Managing the safety, health and security of mobile workers: an occupational safety and health practitioner's guide outlines the aspects of safety, health and security for which organisations should take responsibility when they have workers travelling for work, or on international assignments. The publication, developed jointly by the International SOS Foundation and the Institution of ...

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